Ferndale

Family of Kayla White Donates Play Structure…

April 25th 2016

Family of Kayla White Donates Play Structure and Penguin for Ferndale’s Harding Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 25, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Kayla White grew up playing in Harding Park on Ferndale’s NE side and had hopes that she would take her child there as well.  That dream was cut short on Nov. 11, 2014 […]

Aug. 2 Election: Detroit Zoo Seeking to Extend Millage

April 25th 2016

Aug. 2 Election: Detroit Zoo Seeking to Extend Millage (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 25, 2016) Royal Oak, MI –  Taxpayers will likely be asked to approve an extension of the tri county millage to continue funding the Detroit Zoo. The current .1 mill tax expires in 2018, but the process to put it on the […]

Female Bands to Rock Ferndale Library May 7

April 24th 2016

Female Bands to Rock Ferndale Library May 7 (EVENT page)   FERNDALE, MI –You’ll often see staff at Ferndale Library wearing black t-shirts emblazoned with the motto, “Libraries Rock” as they serve the public. One of the reasons the library has this reputation is because of the FADL’s commitment to regular live music events. The […]

Ferndale: Native Plant Presentation April 27

April 24th 2016

Ferndale: Native Plant Presentation April 27 (EVENT page) FERNDALE, MI– Whether you’re a longtime gardener or just getting started, the Ferndale Library has an interesting program on Apr 27 that looks at the bigger picture of our backyards. Local plants can be crucial to bringing a balance to suburban ecosystems. Native insects need native plants. […]

Drop Off Old Shoes to Help Paws for Life through June 15

April 23rd 2016

Drop Off Old Shoes to Help Paws for Life through June 15   Farmington Hills, Ferndale, and Waterford, MI – Paws for Life Rescue is accepting donations of lightly worn shoes at their adoption events, as well as other various drop-off locations, starting now through June 15, 2016. Funds2Orgs will purchase donated shoes from Paws […]

Ferndale Councilperson Reads to Students (video)

April 23rd 2016

Ferndale Councilperson Reads to Students (video) Ferndale, MI – Throughout Oakland County in the month of March, elected officials and other local celebrities visited childrens’ classrooms to read to them as part of National Reading Month. Ferndale’s elected officials did their part, with councilmembers and school board trustees among those who took the time to […]

Social Media Helps Nab Package Thief in Waterford

April 23rd 2016

Social Media Helps Nab Package Thief in Waterford (Waterford Police, April 23, 2016) Waterford, MI – On 4/13/16, A 26 year old Male victim from Waterford reported that an unknown suspect had stolen a UPS package from the victim’s front porch on the 6000 Block of Williams Lake Rd. The suspect is observed on the […]

History of Pestilence, Plague & Pandemics May 3

April 23rd 2016

History of Pestilence, Plague & Pandemics May 3 (EVENT page) FERNDALE, MI – Not so long ago, “going viral” was less a social media ambition and more a society’s worst nightmare. The Ferndale Library is exploring the history of pandemics, plagues and pestilence on May 3, tying the discussion in with the central plot point […]

Heathers the Musical in Ferndale May 13- June 13

April 22nd 2016

Heathers the Musical in Ferndale May 13- June 13 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – The Ringwald Theatre is proud to continue its Season of Classics with the Detroit premiere of HEATHERS THE MUSICAL by Kevin Murphy & Laurence O’Keefe. Based on the classic 1989 film, Westerberg High is ruled by a shoulder-padded, scrunchie-wearing junta: Heather, […]

Author of Book Featuring Transgender Tween to Visit Ferndale May 17

April 21st 2016

Author of Book Featuring Transgender Tween to Visit Ferndale May 17 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Fiction for teens and tweens, whether it’s fantasy, dystopia or real-life drama, ultimately portrays the establishment of a young protagonist’s individuality, their identity. “Be Who You Are,” begins the book description for George, a groundbreaking 2015 novel follows a […]